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- Mon Apr 14, 2008 9:27 pm
- Forum: Power Boats
- Topic: Fs 17 opinions on where to break graphite/topside paint
- Replies: 13
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I used Systems 3 on my ob17 everywhere (bottom, etc) .I usually make 3 or 4 trips per season in which the boat is moored 2-4 days. Not a hint of a problem after 6 years. Used graphite on my river drift boat, very,very tough.
Always good to hear from ob17 builders. I just completed my 4th season and 1,200 hours on Rose Sea. I can`t count the number of curious(and/or admiring) boaters( most of the crew on one ferry ride) who wonder is it an old restoration, fiberglass, wood, who designed ,who built, man is that thing beau...
Tommy D. Built ob17 4 yrs ago (it`s in ob17 section of plans, called Rose Sea). Raised bow profile apprx 3 in. ,( wasn`t easy ). Kept original cut line and built up a bigger "sub rubrail". I like the look of the raised bow, but was lots of extra work. I put in an electric bilge pump. Only taken one ...